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The city’s oldest neighborhood, Old Escondido features a strong collection of architectural treasures including stately Victorians, comfortable Craftsman bungalows, and eclectic Art Deco and Post World War II residences built in the mid-1880s to date. The district contains nearly 900 properties and is bounded by 5th Avenue on the North, 13th on the south, Escondido Blvd. on the west and Chestnut on the east.


Our Annual

OEHD Mother's Day Homes Tour

Join us SATURDAY, May 11, 2024 to tour 5 select homes from our historic neighborhood.

Download and Explore Escondido Walking Tour Maps

The downloadable Escondido Walking Tour Maps are a cooperative effort of the Escondido History Center and the Old Escondido Historic District. Two maps are available to choose from, Old Escondido East and Old Escondido West. Each is about 1.5 miles long and takes at least an hour. We hope you enjoy them both!

These maps are intended for personal use only. Reproducing any part of or using them for commercial purposes requires permission from the Escondido History Center at 760-743-8207.

Click on the image of the Tour Map you wish to download.

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